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Sokol Point; Chilean Memorial

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Sokol Point; Chilean Memorial is located in the Olympic Coast Region of Washington, within Olympic National Park and the Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary. This gently sloping site consists of moderately uneven terrain, containing few cracks and folds.

Sokol Point; Chilean Memorial long-term monitoring overview

Sokol Point; Chilean Memorial is predominantly consolidated bedrock, and the surrounding area is comprised of a mixture of consolidated bedrock, boulder fields, and cobble beach. The primary coastal orientation is west/southwest.

Sokol Point; Chilean Memorial long-term monitoring closeup

Long-Term Monitoring Surveys at Sokol Point; Chilean Memorial were established in 2002, and are conducted by Olympic National Park. Long-Term MARINe surveys currently target the following species: Chthamalus/Balanus (Acorn Barnacles), Mytilus (California Mussel), Pelvetiopsis (Dwarf Rockweed), and Pisaster (Ochre Star). Click here to view Long-Term trends at this site.

Biodiversity Surveys were done by University of California Santa Cruz in 2002 and 2007. The Biodiversity Survey grid encompasses one section that is approximately 30 meters (along shore) x 40 meters (seaward). Click here to view Biodiversity Survey findings at this site.

For more information about Sokol Point; Chilean Memorial, please contact Steven Fradkin.

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